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Does intake of Glutathione help in skin whitening?

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney

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Posted on Fri, 15 Apr 2016 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Does Glutathione pills really works for skin whitening
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Glutathione pills cause skin whitening but the effect is temporary

Detailed Answer:
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Thanks for being at healthcare magic

Glutathione pills do lead to Whitening of the skin tone but the effect lasts only till the pills are being consumed and original skin colour slowly returns after their discontinuation.

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Dr Asmeet
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Follow up: Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 16 minutes later
Hi Asmeet,

Thanks for your swift response.

My exposure to sun is little and by entire body appears too dark than a normal dusky skin tone. Probably due to high melanin production. Please suggest me the best , that can be treated from internally rather than a tropical application. I have already undergone through TCA peels and cosmelan
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 6 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No medicine can change skin complexion

Detailed Answer:
There is no medicine that can change your skin complexion.
Though you can have slight improvement from antioxidant capsules like antoxid HC or Exerge.
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